Abioye, Oyewale

Abioye, Oyewale
Position: Fellow of the Carrington Youth Fellowship Initiative
Affiliation: International Institute of Tropical Agriculture
Department: Entrepreneurship and Innovation

Oyewale just concluded an MS in entrepreneurship and innovation from the University of Ibadan. He is currently a fellow of the Carrington Youth Fellowship Initiative (CYFI), a U.S. Consulate General, Lagos Initiative. He has over five years’ experience working as an administrative Officer in development projects that focus on improving the livelihoods of smallholders in Sub-Sahara Africa. Abioye’s research interests include rural entrepreneurship, agricultural value chain development, and technology adoption. Oyewale is a certified project manager and owns an enterprise that processes cassava into flakes. Abioye holds a BS and an MS in Economics from Ajayi Crowther University and University of Ibadan. He was a fellow of the He represented Africa at the Global Food Security Symposium 2018 in Washington DC.” He has won several scholarships and fellowships.